Gift Ideas for Stepmoms and Stepfamilies

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a stepmom or a stepfamily? Look no further! I have taken the guesswork out of gift-giving for you with these special finds. When I got married and became a stepmom, my best friend sent three books for stepmoms to me. When I got them, I was so grateful to have some stepmom resources and pretty much absorbed all three of them in a short time. I also wondered why I had never thought of getting stepmom books  for myself! (I think it’s because I didn’t want to admit to myself that I needed some resources and support.) So even if it seems like your stepmom friend has it together, trust me- she will still appreciate these gifts. And if you’re a stepmom, don’t be afraid to treat yourself!

5 Really Cool Gift Ideas for Stepmoms and Stepfamilies

1. Prints for stepfamilies. These are the perfect addition to your home.

2. StepMom magazine is a wonderful resource for stepmoms. Purchase it for yourself or get a gift subscription for a stepmom!

3. Matching Family T-shirts from The Children’s Place or Target. (They are technically “Mommy and Me” t-shirts, but you can totally get them for you and your stepkids.)

4. The Stepmom Project and Stepmom Bootcamp books.  Take some time for yourself to read, reflect, and write in these interactive books!

5. An Art Cart for your kids and stepkids. Read about how to set one up here!


I promise I’m not a shopaholic. 😉 I just love finding things for stepfamilies and wanted to share them with all of you. If you have other gift ideas for stepmoms and stepfamilies, share them in the comments!